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P0079 HYUNDAI

P0079 HYUNDAI - Exhaust Valve Control Solenoid Control Circuit Short To Ground

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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P0079 HYUNDAI Possible Causes

  • Faulty Exhaust Valve Control Solenoid
  • Exhaust Valve Control Solenoid Circuit harness is open or shorted
  • Exhaust Valve Control Solenoid Circuit circuit poor electrical circuit connection

First diagnose P0079 HYUNDAI code

    Check the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded terminals.

Cost of diagnosing the P0079 HYUNDAI code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P0079 HYUNDAI code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary by location, your vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

P0079 HYUNDAI Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

P0079 Hyundai Description

Exhaust valve timing control magnet retarder controls the shut/open timing of the exhaust valve by ON/OFF pulse duty signals sent from the Engine Control Module (ECM). The longer pulse width retards valve angle. The shorter pulse width advances valve angle.
OBDII Code P0079 Hyundai - Exhaust Valve Control Solenoid Control Circuit Short To Ground - AutoCodes.com

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